Referendum Stage

The examiner has concluded that with minor modifications made the Plan meets the basic conditions and other relevant legal requirements. The Council concurs with this view. 

Therefore to meet the requirements of the Localism Act 2011 a referendum which poses the question ‘Do you want North Kesteven District Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Branston and Mere to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?’ will be held in the Parish of Branston and Mere. 

The date on which the referendum will take place is agreed as Thursday 22 September 2022. 

The Referendum area is identical to the area designated by Branston and Mere.

For further information, please refer to the Referendum and Election info pages.